Family Fun Weekend
Come and celebrate BC Mining Month at the Britannia Mine Museum. Featuring temporary mineral exhibits, interactive 3D visual mining technology, photo booth, drilling demos and much more.
Family Fun Weekend Activities
3D Augmented Reality Experience
New for 2019! Explore one of Canada's mines with an incredible augmented reality experience -- presented by Minerva Intelligence.
Finning Mining Equipment
Do you like big trucks? Get up close and personal with trucks that make mining possible.
Displays & Hands-on Activities
Below BC is back with rocks, mineral and fossils from around BC and the rest of the world. Engage with enthusiastic and knowledgeable geoscientists.
Double Shutter Photography will be on-site to capture fun family photos. Dress up in an array of fun and quirky costumes.
Brennan Marten (The Paleo Dude) will be sharing his impressive fossil collection with visitors.
Marshal -- who lived and worked at the Mine -- will be on-site speaking about the life and times of miners.
Family Fun Weekend is sponsored by Finning and JDS Mining.
Date: Saturday, May 25th & Sunday, May 26th
Time: 10:00AM to 3:00PM
Location: Activities will be held throughout the site.